Two-vehicle collision in St. Amant
The St. Amant Fire Department along with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office and Louisiana State Police were called to the scene of an accident on Sunday, July 3. The accident occurred on Hwy. 429 near Hwy. 22. Two cars were involved, with one making a sharp curve which caused the driver to move into the oncoming lane. Three Ascension Parish residents were transported by air and ground units to local hospitals with moderate injuries. A fourth resident refused treatment on scene. The accident occurred at 5:52 p.m. in the St. Amant community. The St. Amant Fire Department Rescue Team used extrication tools to free several of the trapped patients.